What's your favorite question to ask during an SME interview? May 16, 2011 By David Anderson A blog reader just asked about the best questions to ask SMEs during an interview. This was too big of a question to answer offline Do you have any go-to questions you ask with reluctant SMEs? What's your favorite question or technique you use when your SME is on auto-pilot and giving tired answers? What about ice breakers? Do you have any favorite questions that course designers should ask?